Software update brings Google Wallet to the Nexus 7

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Earlier, we reported that a software update was going out to the I/O editions of the Nexus 7. Now, Google has announced that all Nexus 7 devices are receiving the update, and it includes the addition of Google Wallet. According to Google, the update is currently being pushed out, so you can be ...

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Rogers officially launches Sony Xperia Ion, starting from $49!

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Do you know about the Sony Xperia Ion AT&T is offering at the moment? The device finally landed in Canada via nation’s one of the largest mobile network known as Rogers Wireless. But we didn’t think Rogers is going to be that generous with it because they are offering ...

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Fujitsu announces an Android phone for elderly people

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In past, several companies have launched products which are designed especially for kids, like the MEEP. The good things about such gadgets are that they are easy to use and have a user-friendly interface. Though the Japanese brand known as Fujitsu cares about elderly people, as they launched a ...

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Jelly Bean is the safest version of Android yet

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Google made history at this year Google I/O by launching the best version of Android OS so far, which is known as the Jelly Bean a.k.a Android 4.1. The operating system is not only designed to give smooth and best experience, but also to protect users from malicious installations and other such ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note official with Android 4.0 and dual-core processor

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A few hours ago, T-Mobile USA confirmed on Twitter that they will be launching the Samsung Galaxy Note and told us that more information is on its way, but we didn’t know it will be that quick. T-Mobile has officially confirmed by sending a press release that the Galaxy Note will come ...

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HTC Vertex tablet showed up in benchmarks, Tegra 3 under the hood

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We recently reported that HTC is planning to come out with a new Android phone which will feature a 1.7 GHz Quad-Core processor, and also there is word on the street that HTC will make a comeback in the tablet market by launching a tablet with a “unique” factor. Now a tablet known ...

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T-Mobile officially confirms Galaxy Note, more details in coming weeks

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We are hearing it from a long time that T-Mobile will be launching the Samsung Galaxy Note and the latest news was that it will be launched on August 8. We also saw some press images of it which made us believe that it’s really headed to T-Mobile. Now after all the leaks and rumors,... ...

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Android powers over 51% of smartphones, continues growing

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  Nielsen has published a report on U.S. smartphones and their operating system. Of course, Android is in the lead, running on 51.8% of all smartphones. iOS came in second with 34.8%, which is a 17.5% difference between the two. It’s interesting that Android and iOS combined make up ...

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Verizon says Galaxy SIII bootloader will be unlocked via OTA update [UPDATED: FALSE]

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  EDIT: It turns out that Verizon customer service was misinformed, and the bootloaders will NOT be unlocked via an OTA (or any other) update. The OTA update mentioned is for the GSM Radio on the device. The bootloader is to remain locked, and the developer version will continue to be the ...

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CyanogenMod 9 running on the Nexus Q [video]

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The Nexus Q has been slated by Google as a “developer’s media device” since it’s inception at Google I/O. In the same vein, is there anything that screams “developer” like CyanogenMod? Well, put the two together, and here’s what you get. Jason Parker ...

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Get the Jelly Bean keyboard for your ICS device running 4.0.3 or higher

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If you’re running ICS, at least version 4.0.3, on your Android device, then you should really check this out. A developer by the name of “Beansoft” has released a beta port of the Jelly Bean keyboard – and its prediction engine – that runs on Android 4.0.3 and ...

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Google releases official changelog for Jelly Bean

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That’s right, Google has just announced the changelog to their newest Android version, Jelly Bean. We saw most of the Jelly Bean coverage at Google I/O, from the camera enhancements to Project Butter, but now Google has finally given users the full breakdown of what the latest, tastiest ...

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Boeing 787 Dreamliner jets to have entertainment systems running Android

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  When you’re travelling, especially by plane, the experience has the capacity to be awful. Crying kids (even if they’re yours!), loud / rude passengers, expensive food, or even people burping the whole flight that smells like bologna and Red Hots (hail to our Chief Editor’s ...

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CM10 progress video show’s CyanogenMod’s yet-unreleased version running on Optimus 4X HD

CyanogenMod, arguably the most popular ROM in the Android community, is working on an update to their software. The newest version being worked, CM10, is based on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. One of the devs on the CM team has released a video preview showing CM10, and we’re excited. Ricardo ...

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HTC releases kernel source for EVO 4G LTE

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  If you’ve got an EVO 4G LTE and you’re either a dev or a user who loves flashing ROMs, then it’s time to throw your hands in the air. HTC has (finally) released the source code for the kernel on this device, and it’s a great thing. While most users (as in about 99%... ...

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